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Energy News for week ending May 25, 2018

Taking it in | No reconsideration | They don’t belong to you

Happy Friday!

Given it’s the start of a long weekend we’ll keep it short today. 1,081 more words

Northern Pass

Bitcoin's energy use got studied, and you libertarian nerds look even worse than usual

Bitcoin’s energy footprint has more than doubled since Grist first wrote about it six months ago.

It’s expected to double again by the end of the year, according to… 452 more words

Climate & Energy

Energy News for week ending May 11, 2018

Grid Mod in MA | Duck Curve Arrives | All Turbines Mapped

Happy Friday afternoon.

This week we begin with grid mod as the topic and a State House News Service story in the… 1,382 more words


Changing the power portfolio in the Pacific Northwest

Developer wants to build wind-power, pumped storage in Montana.

Carl Borgquist wants to spend more than $1 billion to transform a remote butte fringed by pine trees into a giant water battery. 58 more words

Bend Bulletin

Energy News for week ending March 16, 2018

Russians at the switch | Mortally wounded |Clean Peak Standard | What’s in a name

Happy Friday afternoon.

This week brings disconcerting energy news of Russian cyberattacks where hackers had their fingers on the switches at US power plants. 1,570 more words

Natural Gas Pipelines

California looks to Pacific Northwest as it revives grid expansion proposal

After failed efforts by Gov. Jerry Brown in the last two years, California lawmakers are working on a proposal to expand the state’s wholesale electricity market, with their eyes cast north to Oregon and Washington. 23 more words

Portland Business Journal